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Col Benjamin Browne Foster
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Birth: Nov. 23, 1831
Orono
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
Death: May 16, 1903
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA

Son of Cony and Caroline(Brown)Foster of Orono,Maine.Graduated Bowdoin College 1855.Practiced law beginning in 1858.Enlisted in 11th Infantry in Lincoln,Maine on Nov.2 1861.Married Sarah Gibson Howell(1842-1897)on Dec.24,1863.Their children:
i. Howell b.1864
ii. Winthrop b.1867
iii.Louisa b.1869
iv. Greig b.1871(twin)d.1872
v. Gibson b.1871(twin)
vi.Raymond b.1873
vii.Coleman b.1878 d.1878 
 
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 Spouse:
  Sarah Gibson Howell Foster (1842 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Howell Foster (1864 - 1949)*
  Winthrop Foster (1867 - 1942)*
  Louise Foster Ayer (1869 - 1940)*
  Gibson Foster (1871 - 1939)*
  Raymond Foster (1873 - 1941)*
  Coleman Foster (1878 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
Plot: Holly Lot NW 10999 Sect 113
 
Created by: Patrick White
Record added: Dec 22, 2012
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Col Benjamin Browne Foster
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Col Benjamin Browne Foster
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Col Benjamin Browne Foster
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Benjamin B. Foster, Company I, 11th Maine Infantry. Enlisted September 24, 1861 at age 28 from Lincoln, Maine and served until he was promoted October 7, 1862. The Union Forever!
- Roger
 Added: May. 9, 2014
Civil War veteran of the 11th Maine Infantry and my 6th cousin.Rest in Peace.
- Patrick White
 Added: Dec. 22, 2012
 
 
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